Definition of egredient in English:

egredient

adjective

rare
  • That goes out or leaves; (Medicine) conveying outwards, discharging; = "efferent".

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in David Person (fl. 1635). From classical Latin ēgredient-, ēgrediēns, present participle of ēgredī to go out from ē- + gradī to step, go.

Pronunciation

egredient

/ɪˈɡriːdɪənt/